Giving Teens with a Record a Second Chance

With a 90% success rate of minors not entering the formal Juvenile Justice System, Teen Court has proven to be an effective solution to battling mass incarceration. Michael Mottahedeh explains how.

It’s Time Israel Believed the Victims in the Yemenite Babies Affair

The report from the Kedmi Committee, the Israeli body that investigated the kidnapping affair, is finally available online.

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Abner Mikva’s Lesson On Democracy Is More Urgent Than Ever

Abner Mikva’s words inspired many Jews to devote their lives to the advancement of democracy — which, decades later, continues to require vigilance.

When Meyer Wolfsheim From ‘The Great Gatsby’ Is the Only Jewish Character You Know

American students need Jewish literature in their curriculum so they don’t end up saying things like ‘Aren’t Jews the ones who run all the banks?’

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The Flawed Legal Reasoning That Says We Shouldn’t Force Secular Studies on Hasidic Jews

Some argue that a Supreme Court decision about Amish kids supports the idea that Hasidic kids can go without secular education. Dena Davis eviscerates that argument.

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